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Because of You: Student Appreciation



Gabby Berroa Vargas (2019-2020 Scholarship Recipient)

Jeff Gibson (2019-2020 Scholarship Recipient)

Nichole Walters (2019-2020 Scholarship Recipient)

Shelby Ragland (2019 - 2020 Scholarship Recipient)  

( Will Tolley, 2019-2020 Scholarship Recipient)


 Student Quotes:


“I want to assist individuals who seek to become leaders in their field of study and in their community. If we want to see change occur, it must start with us and our ability to lead other individuals.” - Juan Dozier

“As a student employee working for WKU Athletics, I really can’t thank Mr. Robertson enough for how well he as represented our university through his many years of service and contributions to the community. As I pursue my graduate degree at WKU, my goal is to serve Western Kentucky as Mr. Robertson did and preserve his legacy.” -Dana Brown

“Because of your generosity awarding me a scholarship, I get to attend school at WKU. Hopefully whenever I am in my career field of choice, I can also give back to students pursuing an education.” - Nijah Embry

“This scholarship has allowed me to further my education in the field of physical therapy allowing me to give back and help members of my community. I recently accepted a position at a hospital as a physical therapist and I cannot wait to start improving the quality of life for others.” - Sarah Sadler

“I was able to study abroad in Italy for two months this semester, and it was the absolute best two months of my life! I wanted to thank my donor for supporting the honors college and students like me who need your help.” - Izzy Hunt

“I am very thankful and grateful to you for your generosity. Receiving a scholarship has provided me with a great experience for me both personally and professionally spending time at WKU in courses with very talented individuals, both instructors and colleagues. I am very confident this opportunity is going to allow me to continue to grow in my own leadership capacity. Thank You!” - Rob Clayton

“The scholarship I received benefited me greatly. I am now able to enjoy my Western experience with the freedom to study, advance my academic goals, and being able to join various organizations in my free time.” - Alesha McDowell

“Through the scholarship I received, I was able to pursue several golden dreams of mine. An example of is being able to participate in a Recreational Sports internship at a luxury resort during the summer. In addition, this scholarship has provided me with financial assistance giving me the motivation and support to finish strong during my senior year.” - Will Naylor

“My scholarship helped lessen the financial burden while going me the motivation to do better and excel academically. I want to wish all donors so much success, prosperity, and happiness so that you can continue to help students such as myself to pursue their goals and dreams in terms of educational prospective and finish strong with life endeavors.” - Subarna Pandit

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 Last Modified 7/7/20